Blogs and Travel Tips

Accurate insider guide to Rome art, history, cultural heritage and local travel tips.

Read and discover secrets and wonders of our italian cities from the point of view of writers and professional guides who have lived there for years as true locals. Share their great passion for Rome, the Vatican, Florence, Pompeii, Naples and other cities. A great chance to find out about subjects and sights which may not only interest but even surprise you.

Donatello’s Penitent Magdalene: A ‘Hag of Articulate Wood’ in Renaissance Florence

Get the full story behind Donatello’s magnificent wooden sculpture of Mary Magdalene in Florence, an unmissable Renaissance masterpiece that vividly showcases the extremes of ...

18th Jun 2018

Hidden Secrets of the Vatican Museums: Laocoön’s Primal Scream

Get a glimpse into one of the most dramatic and famous moments of Greek mythology through the painful scream of Laocoön and his sons, strangled by a serpent.

14th May 2018

Augustus Caesar Octavian: What’s in a Name for Rome’s First Emperor?

Retrace the sensational life of Octavius Augustus in his conquering of the Republican institutions until he obtained absolute power as Rome's first emperor.

7th May 2018

Time To Discover Italy

Find your sites, get into the loop of exploring another world and pack your bags. Fulfill your dreams.